Do you love detective stories?

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Re: Do you love detective stories?

Post by Kat Berg » 22 Oct 2017, 08:46

I absolutely love detective/mystery stories. My first books in the genre were Nancy Drew and Trixie Beldin. I have always been one who is a rabid reader, reading anything I can get my hands on, and I devoured these!

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Post by GCamer » 22 Oct 2017, 19:15

I also read Nancy Drew when I was young. Growing up, I enjoy watching crime scene investigation shows. I love Sherlock Holmes. So, I could say that I like detective stories.

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Post by powergirl » 02 Nov 2017, 16:16

I don't really know detective books but detective movies.But i guest detective books are also very interesting but i prefer watching movies.
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Post by Mtsweni Nelsy » 03 Nov 2017, 14:28

Detective stories are often intriguing, and I love that the most about them. So, yep, I love detective stories.

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Post by inaramid » 15 Dec 2017, 03:40

I'm a die-hard Agatha Christie fan. I loved Poirot. I keep looking for new detective novels to sink my teeth into, but those are hard to come by nowadays.

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Post by Lg_99 » 23 Dec 2017, 00:47

I love detective stories! there's just something fascinating about them. Lately, I have not been able to find one interesting enough to grab my attention, which makes me sad.

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Post by Bounty Hunter » 02 Jan 2018, 19:31

The first detective books that I've read were The Hardy Boys.

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Post by Lebs » 03 Jan 2018, 08:14

Detective stories have, for me, been a firm favourite since I was a child. My favourites included Nancy Drew, The Famous five and of course as I got older, the inimitable Sherlock Holmes! Later on I fell in love with Martin Cruz Smith and his detective Arkady Renko which were fascinating as they went beyond detective to include international espionage and intrigue. More recently, I have enjoyed Stieg Larson's series,which is more in depth and takes you on a long enticing journey with a very unlikely hero- a frail young woman with a dark past.

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